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How to Get Over Nervousness When Speaking a New Language

Your ability to speak English clearly and confidently is a true test of your language proficiency. Yet feeling comfortable when speaking a language you are learning can be a considerable obstacle to ...
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Reaching Your IELTS Score Goals

The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS, is the most popular English proficiency test in the world; each year, more than two million international students take this exam. The best ...
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Considering the GMAT for Business School Admission

The GMAT is an exam that evaluates a student’s future performance in an MBA program. If you are considering furthering your education, you may wonder whether it is more beneficial to submit a ...
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Surprising Ways Learning a Second Language Can Change Your Life

Language shapes the way you view, interact, and think about the world around you. Although leaning a new language takes time and dedication, accomplishing this goal offers many versatile and ...
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Perfecting the Art of the GRE Essay

Essays comprise a significant portion of many standardized tests, including the GRE and the TOEFL iBT exam. As part of your GRE or TOEFL prep, it’s important to focus on writing effective essays ...
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Surprising Ways Learning a Second Language Can Change Your Life

Language shapes the way you view, interact, and think about the world around you. Although leaning a new language takes time and dedication, accomplishing this goal offers many versatile and ...
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Partnership Spotlight: Northeastern University

There are a number of reasons why you might consider attending an ESL school. ESL classes can prepare you for your move to an English-speaking country. They may also improve your scores on language ...
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IELTS Reading Tips

If you’re planning on moving to a new country or entering an English-speaking university, your language school may advise taking the IELTS. This test is an assessment of four important skills to ...
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Tips to Increase Your Knowledge of English Words

Advancing your knowledge of the English language can be a fulfilling achievement. It can open multiple doors, including new job opportunities and advanced schooling. Taking ESL classes at your local ...
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Different Approaches for Learning English

You’ve decided to extend your knowledge and learn English, but where should you start? There are many successful approaches to learning English, each offering its own benefits that are best for ...
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How ASC Can Help You

Learning English as a second language can be challenging without the right support. ASC English offers six levels of intensive ESL classes to ensure you receive instruction at exactly the level you ...
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Practice Your English for the TOEFL Exam

The Test of English as a Foreign Language, or TOEFL exam, is designed to measure an individual’s proficiency in the English language. During this timed exam, you will be asked to answer a series ...
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Ways to Improve Your Grammar

Whether you are preparing for the TOEFL exam or simply looking to improve your English skills, proper grammar is important. Correct use of grammar allows you to more effectively communicate with ...
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The Benefits of Learning English

The English language is one of the most commonly-spoken languages and is often considered the most influential language in the world. Whether you want to learn English to further your studies, your ...
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Is the IELTS or TOEFL Harder?

International students who want to begin the university admissions process may need to take the IELTS or TOEFL test to evaluate their English skills. Each test has similarities and differences, and ...
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Tips for Controlling the Stress of Exam Prep

If you’re an international student seeking university admissions, you may need to take several English skills exams. Your ESL school can provide you with private tutoring and exam prep classes ...
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Understanding the Differences Between the GRE and GMAT

You may be required to take the GRE or the GMAT if you’re an international student who is undergoing the University admissions process. A bilingual teacher at your ESL school can help you ...
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What Is the Format of the IELTS Test?

The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS test, is a standardized test that measures the English skills of international students who are undergoing the university admissions ...
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Strategies for Preparing for the GRE

If you’re an international student beginning the university admissions process, your graduate program may require you to take the GRE. ESL students should sign up for GRE tutoring at their local ...
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Exploring the Format of the GMAT Test

If you’re an international student who needs to take the GMAT as part of the university admissions process, you may benefit from GMAT tutoring at your local English School. ESL educators will ...
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Refining Your English Language Skills at ASC English

If you’re an international student preparing for the university admissions process, or an ESL student who needs to learn English and develop strong English skills for the workplace, our talented ...
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Test-Takers' Questions About the TOEFL

International students are often required to pass the TOEFL exam in order to gain university admission. The TOEFL evaluates international students’ English skills in reading, writing, listening, ...
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Learning English with Humor

If you’re trying to learn English in preparation for the TOEFL exam, IELTS exam, or the university admissions process, intensive ESL courses can help. You can also supplement your English skills ...
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What You Need to Know About the GRE

The GRE, or graduate record examination, is a standardized test designed to measure a student’s verbal reasoning, analytical writing, and critical thinking skills. The test is required for ...
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Comparing the IELTS and TOEFL Tests

International students are often required to take English language proficiency tests as part of their university admissions process. The TOEFL and the IELTS are two test that are utilized to evaluate ...
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